By default, the agent is installed using an Evaluation license. Once the evaluation period is complete, you need to obtain a permanent license from your Software Provider.
You can choose to use one of the following licensing mechanisms:
- Traditional License, based upon products and features in your CommCell.
- Capacity License, based on the amount of data you want to protect.
For comprehensive information on licensing, see License Administration.
The following license type is required for the Virtual Server Agent.
|Agent or Component||License Type|
|Virtual Server Agent||Virtual Server|
You must obtain a license for each Virtualization client (pseudo-clients and stand-alone clients).
If you plan to use capacity licenses, you must obtain the following license:
|License type||License consumption|
|Backup||1 license per CommCell for n Terabytes (TB) of protected data|